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Careers in Aging week banner, April 3-7, 2017

Careers in Aging week

Thank you to our senior serving organizations and student participants who came out to support our second Careers in Aging week!

The Centre on Aging will be hosting Careers in Aging week April 3–7, 2017.
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University of Manitoba students, researchers, and senior serving organizations are invited to take part in learning about potential career opportunities in aging. This year, representatives from senior serving organizations across the City will be on campus to talk about how their organizations assist seniors. Students are invited to take part in the event by coming by our booths and talking to representatives about possible career opportunities.

Our week will end with a networking event. Students, researchers, and senior serving organizations are invited to take part in our event.

Information sessions

Centre on Aging staff, staff and volunteers from senior serving organizations will be around campus to talk about potential career opportunities with students.

  • Monday, April 3, 2017
    Brodie Atrium (by elevators) | Bannatyne Campus
    11:00 am–1:30 pm
  • Tuesday, April 4, 2017
    First floor, University Centre | Fort Garry Campus
    11:00 am–1:30 pm
  • Thursday, April 6, 2017
    First floor, Fletcher Argue Building | Fort Garry Campus
    11:00 am–1:30 pm

Student/researcher networking event

Friday, April 7, 2017
108 Cross Commons Room, St. John's College | Fort Garry Campus
3:00–4:30 pm

We hope to see you there!

Participating organizations


The Centre on Aging would like to thank the Association for Gerontology in Higher Education (AGHE) for providing funding support for our event.

Get social and participate in Careers in Aging week!
Use the #CIAW on Twitter and tell the world why you choose to work with older adults.
Download this printable PDF, tell us why, and snap a picture!

Tweet the picture and #CIAW from your own account or e-mail the picture to

Careers in Aging week poster with location dates April 3-7